Messi not in Inter Miami squad for loss to Atlanta

Lionel Messi did not feature for Inter Miami in Saturday's 5-2 loss at Atlanta United in front of a crowd of 71,635 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium after failing to be named in the team's starting lineup or on the substitutes' bench.

Martino: Messi return before Bolivia unlikely

Inter Miami CF coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino said Friday he doesn't think Lionel Messi sustained any kind of serious injury in Argentina's opening World Cup qualifying win over Ecuador.